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image Two-Month E-Visas to Facilitate Tourism
The Government will offer electronic visas to visitors for up to two months, doubling the current one-month duration, as a part of India's efforts to attract more tourists. India already offers electronic tourist visas.........
image India - UK Ministerial Energy Dialogue
Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines, Shri Piyush Goyal, and UK’s Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Mr. Greg Clark.......
image Indian power majors to hawk masala bonds in UK for $1 billion this fiscal
State-run power companies will raise nearly $1 billion (roughly Rs 6,400 crore) through 'masala bonds' in the UK during this fiscal, minister for power, coal, renewable energy and mines Piyush Goyal said on Friday.......
image Global Investors, Bullish on Modi, Buy Indian Stocks
Indian stocks reached a new high recently, powered by foreign funds. India's bellwether S&P BSE Sensex broke a two-year closing record on Monday as it rose to end trading at 29,910.22. India has outperformed most developed........
image In a first since 1991, FDI flow takes care of CAD
For the first time since the opening up of the economy in 1991, India’s current account deficit - the excess of imports over exports - is being funded by foreign direct investment (FDI), a sign of rising confidence among long-term investors.......
image GST Rollout: Govt. OKs $340 Million to Upgrade IT Network for the New Tax Regime
The Government has approved $340 million for Project Saksham to bolster the information technology network for the new Goods & Services Tax regime. This IT Infrastructure project will enable........
image SEBI Hikes Foreign Portfolio Investment Limit for Govt. Debt
The Securities and Exchange Board of India, the market regulator, has raised the foreign portfolio investment (FPI) limit in central Government securities to $28 billion from $23 billion. The limit for investment by all FPIs.....
image Govt. OKs Export of All Certified Organic Agri Products
The Government has given its approval for removal of all quantitative ceilings on certified organic products. A stable and consistent export policy relating to export of organic products will allow exporters to make......
image Smart India Hackathon 2017: PM Modi Addresses Aspiring Innovators
PM Narendra Modi addressed young innovators during the Government's Smart India Hackathon, 2017 -- Grand Finale. The Smart India Hackathon, 2017, aims to harness creativity and expertise of students, build a platform for ........
image India Adds Record Wind Power Capacity in 2016-17
India added record wind power capacity of 5,400 MW in 2016-17, more than the target of 4,000 MW it had set for the year, according to official data, demonstrating the Government's commitment to renewable energy. .......


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